(June 1975)

Wingbow Press, 1975 Series
 
Price:
5.00 USD
Pages:
132
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Wingbow Press
Brand:
Wingbow Press
ISBN:
0914728121 Search at WorldCat
Editing:
Baba Ron Turner
Color:
Black & White with some Color
Dimensions:
9.75" x 6.75" (24.76 cm x 17.14 cm)
Binding:
Softcover

Issue Notes

From the credits page: "A Wingnut /Last Gasp Book published by Wingbow Press"
Library of Congress #75-3661


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Richard Corben [as Gore] (painting)
Inks:
Richard Corben [as Gore] (painting)
Colors:
Richard Corben [as Gore] (painting)
Letters:
?

Tom Veitch / Robert Crumb / Richard Corben / Gilbert Shelton / Jack Jackson [as Jaxon] / Jim Osborne (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Robert Crumb; Jack Jackson [as Jaxon]
Pencils:
Tom Veitch; Robert Crumb; Richard Corben; Jack Jackson [as Jaxon]; Jim Osborne
Inks:
Tom Veitch; Robert Crumb; Richard Corben; Jack Jackson [as Jaxon]; Jim Osborne
Letters:
Robert Crumb; Jack Jackson [as Jaxon]; typeset

Characters:
Tom Veitch; Robert Crumb; Richard Corben; Gilbert Shelton (photo); Jack Jackson [as Jaxon]; Jim Osborne
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Five self-portraits and one photo. The Crumb drawing only is reprinted in The Complete Crumb Comics vol. 10.

Anthology of Slow Death (Table of Contents)

credits / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
M. Cronan
Inks:
M. Cronan
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Title page with a full-page illustration; publication and copyright credits page

Contents (Table of Contents)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Greg Irons
Inks:
Greg Irons
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Ron Turner

Indexer Notes

Accompanied by a single small illustration

Cleanliness is Next to Woolworths (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Harlan Ellison
Pencils:
Vaughn Bode
Inks:
Vaughn Bode
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Harlan Ellison

Indexer Notes

Accompanied by a single small illustration

Ecology Mythology (Table of Contents)

Slow Death / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Fred Schrier [as F. Schrier] (signed)
Pencils:
Fred Schrier [as F. Schrier] (signed)
Inks:
Fred Schrier [as F. Schrier] (signed)
Letters:
Fred Schrier [as F. Schrier] (signed)

Characters:
Frank; Strange Figure
Reprints:

Children of the Future? (Table of Contents)

Slow Death / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jim Osborne [as J. Osborne] (signed)
Pencils:
Jim Osborne [as J. Osborne] (signed)
Inks:
Jim Osborne [as J. Osborne] (signed)
Letters:
Jim Osborne [as J. Osborne] (signed)

Reprints:

The Burgie Patrol (Table of Contents)

Slow Death / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Dave Sheridan
Pencils:
Dave Sheridan
Inks:
Dave Sheridan
Letters:
Dave Sheridan

Characters:
Pyro
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The table of contents incorrectly credits this to Fred Schrier

["What will your 1970 be worth in... 1975?"] (Table of Contents)

Slow Death / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Shelton (signed)
Pencils:
Gilbert Shelton (signed)
Inks:
Gilbert Shelton (signed)
Letters:
Gilbert Shelton (signed)

Reprints:

Smogville Blues (Table of Contents)

Flakey Foont / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Crumb
Pencils:
Robert Crumb
Inks:
Robert Crumb
Letters:
Robert Crumb

Characters:
Flakey Foont; Mr. Natural
Reprints:

["Hey grown-ups! Ever wonder why those old-timey horror stories don't chill you and thrill you like they used to?"] (Table of Contents)

Slow Death / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Jackson [as Jaxon]
Pencils:
Jack Jackson [as Jaxon]
Inks:
Jack Jackson [as Jaxon]
Letters:
Jack Jackson [as Jaxon]

Reprints:

How Howie Made it in the Real World (Table of Contents)

Slow Death / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard Corben
Pencils:
Richard Corben
Inks:
Richard Corben
Letters:
Richard Corben

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Nick; Howie [Howard]; Nancy
Reprints:

Ice Cold Beverages (Table of Contents)

Slow Death / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave Sheridan (signed)
Inks:
Dave Sheridan (signed)
Letters:
Dave Sheridan (signed)

Reprints:

Slow Death Comix no. 3 (Table of Contents)

Slow Death / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Dave Sheridan [as Sheridan] (signed)
Pencils:
Dave Sheridan [as Sheridan] (signed)
Inks:
Dave Sheridan [as Sheridan] (signed)
Letters:
Dave Sheridan [as Sheridan] (signed)

Reprints:

Dumb Story (Table of Contents)

Slow Death / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard Corben
Pencils:
Richard Corben
Inks:
Richard Corben
Letters:
Richard Corben

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Lieutenant; Chief; Gu Nu; Nu Gu; Bu Lu
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The title is given in the table of contents.

The Harbinger (Table of Contents)

Slow Death / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Osborne
Pencils:
Jim Osborne
Inks:
Jim Osborne
Letters:
Jim Osborne

Characters:
The Harbinger
Reprints:

Gene Shuffle (Table of Contents)

Slow Death / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Jackson [as Jaxon]
Pencils:
Jack Jackson [as Jaxon]
Inks:
Jack Jackson [as Jaxon]
Letters:
Jack Jackson [as Jaxon]

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Gene Shuffle; Mommy; Son; Olga; Granny Damron
Reprints:

Heirs of Earth (Table of Contents)

Slow Death / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard Corben [as Gore]
Pencils:
Richard Corben [as Gore]
Inks:
Richard Corben [as Gore]
Letters:
Richard Corben [as Gore]

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Gnarf; Zooby; Frang
Reprints:

Slow Death 4 (Table of Contents)

Slow Death / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Dave Sheridan [as Sheridan] (signed)
Pencils:
Dave Sheridan [as Sheridan] (signed)
Inks:
Dave Sheridan [as Sheridan] (signed)
Letters:
Dave Sheridan [as Sheridan] (signed)

Characters:
Mama San
Reprints:

Eyes of the Beholder (Table of Contents)

Slow Death / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
George Metzger
Pencils:
George Metzger
Inks:
George Metzger
Letters:
George Metzger

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Michael
Reprints:

[Slow Death #1] (Table of Contents)

Slow Death / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Greg Irons [as Irons] (signed)
Inks:
Greg Irons [as Irons] (signed)
Letters:
?

Reprints:

[Inter-Galactic Refuse Disposal Co.] (Table of Contents)

Slow Death / cover reprint (on interior page) / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Jackson [as Jaxon] (signed); Dave Sheridan (signed)
Inks:
Jack Jackson [as Jaxon] (signed); Dave Sheridan (signed)
Letters:
?

Reprints:

[Slow Death #3] (Table of Contents)

Slow Death / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Richard Corben [as Gore] (painting)
Inks:
Richard Corben [as Gore] (painting)
Colors:
Richard Corben [as Gore] (painting)
Letters:
?

Characters:
Nu Gu; Bu Lu
Reprints:

[A World Peace Treaty Was Signed On This Spot By All the Nations of the Earth] (Table of Contents)

Slow Death / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Richard Corben [as Gore] (painting)
Inks:
Richard Corben [as Gore] (painting)
Colors:
Richard Corben [as Gore] (painting)
Letters:
?

Reprints:

["Greetings citizens of Earth... ...from the "Intergalactic Federation of Suns" ...we come in peace and friendshi...."] (Table of Contents)

Slow Death / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Rand Holmes [as Rand] (signed)
Pencils:
Rand Holmes [as Rand] (signed)
Inks:
Rand Holmes [as Rand] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Rand Holmes [as Rand] (signed)

Reprints:

["We agree Nix-Un! We will trade the black stuff you call oil for the... ah... undesirable members..."] (Table of Contents)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Rand Holmes (signed)
Pencils:
Rand Holmes (signed)
Inks:
Rand Holmes (signed)
Colors:
Rand Holmes (signed)
Letters:
Rand Holmes (signed)

Characters:
Richard Nixon
Reprints:

[Special Issue!! True War Tales] (Table of Contents)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
William Stout (signed)
Pencils:
William Stout (signed)
Inks:
William Stout (signed)
Colors:
William Stout (signed)
Letters:
William Stout (signed)

Reprints:

Ecotopia 2001 (Table of Contents)

Slow Death / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom Veitch
Pencils:
Greg Irons
Inks:
Greg Irons
Letters:
Greg Irons

Characters:
Tommy
Reprints:

Mangle, Robot Fighter (Table of Contents)

Slow Death / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard Corben
Pencils:
Richard Corben
Inks:
Richard Corben
Letters:
Richard Corben

Genre:
satire-parody; science fiction
Characters:
Mangle, Robot Fighter; Steel Stoolie; Mada; Jeela
Reprints:

Homesick (Table of Contents)

Slow Death / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom Veitch
Pencils:
Jack Jackson [as Jaxon]
Inks:
Jack Jackson [as Jaxon]
Letters:
Jack Jackson [as Jaxon]

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Mr. Hawkins; Darlin' Lil; Johnny; Pa; Ted Hawkins; Irma Hawkins
Reprints:

Slow Death 5 (Table of Contents)

Slow Death / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Dave Sheridan [as Sheridan] (signed)
Pencils:
Dave Sheridan [as Sheridan] (signed)
Inks:
Dave Sheridan [as Sheridan] (signed)
Letters:
Dave Sheridan [as Sheridan] (signed)

Reprints:

Last Gasp (Table of Contents)

Slow Death / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom Veitch
Pencils:
Greg Irons
Inks:
Greg Irons
Letters:
Greg Irons

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Ron Turner; Greg Irons [as GI]; Tom Veitch [as TV]; Shuggahoo; Jocko; Dave Sheridan
Reprints:

Museum Piece (Table of Contents)

Slow Death / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Rand Holmes [as Rand] (signed)
Pencils:
Rand Holmes [as Rand] (signed)
Inks:
Rand Holmes [as Rand] (signed)
Letters:
Rand Holmes [as Rand] (signed)

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Lieutenant Steve Rawlins; Tom; Emmet; Major Hardwick; Native Girl; Thal-Va-Rak
Reprints:

["Psst... hey! ...Hey you! Psssst!.. ...Hey can you spare six bits for this comic bro?"] (Table of Contents)

Slow Death / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Rand Holmes [as Rand] (signed)
Pencils:
Rand Holmes [as Rand] (signed)
Inks:
Rand Holmes [as Rand] (signed)
Letters:
Rand Holmes [as Rand] (signed)

Reprints:

White Man's Burden (Table of Contents)

Slow Death / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Jackson [as Jaxon] (signed)
Pencils:
Jack Jackson [as Jaxon] (signed)
Inks:
Jack Jackson [as Jaxon] (signed)
Letters:
Jack Jackson [as Jaxon] (signed)

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
George; Whiteman; Bach
Reprints:

Call of the Wild a.k.a. Back to Nature (Table of Contents)

Slow Death / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Charles Dallas [as C. Dallas] (signed)
Pencils:
Charles Dallas [as C. Dallas] (signed)
Inks:
Charles Dallas [as C. Dallas] (signed)
Letters:
Charles Dallas [as C. Dallas] (signed)

Characters:
Ernie; Miss Miller
Reprints:

Raw Meat (Table of Contents)

Slow Death / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Rand Holmes [as Rand] (signed)
Pencils:
Rand Holmes [as Rand] (signed)
Inks:
Rand Holmes [as Rand] (signed)
Letters:
Rand Holmes [as Rand] (signed)

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Joe Lunchpail; Andrea; Hippy Creep
Reprints:

Rand Holmes / Charles Dallas / George Metzger / Fred Schrier / William Stout (Table of Contents)

Slow Death / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Rand Holmes; Charles Dallas; George Metzger; Fred Schrier; William Stout
Inks:
Rand Holmes; Charles Dallas; George Metzger; Fred Schrier; William Stout
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Five small self-portraits. Inside back cover

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Tom Veitch / Robert Crumb / Richard Corben / Gilbert Shelton / Jack Jackson [as Jaxon] / Jim Osborne
  3. 2. Anthology of Slow Death
  4. 3. Contents
  5. 4. Cleanliness is Next to Woolworths
  6. 5. Ecology Mythology
    Slow Death
  7. 6. Children of the Future?
    Slow Death
  8. 7. The Burgie Patrol
    Slow Death
  9. 8. ["What will your 1970 be worth in... 1975?"]
    Slow Death
  10. 9. Smogville Blues
    Flakey Foont
  11. 10. ["Hey grown-ups! Ever wonder why those old-timey horror stories don't chill you and thrill you like they used to?"]
    Slow Death
  12. 11. How Howie Made it in the Real World
    Slow Death
  13. 12. Ice Cold Beverages
    Slow Death
  14. 13. Slow Death Comix no. 3
    Slow Death
  15. 14. Dumb Story
    Slow Death
  16. 15. The Harbinger
    Slow Death
  17. 16. Gene Shuffle
    Slow Death
  18. 17. Heirs of Earth
    Slow Death
  19. 18. Slow Death 4
    Slow Death
  20. 19. Eyes of the Beholder
    Slow Death
  21. 20. [Slow Death #1]
    Slow Death
  22. 21. [Inter-Galactic Refuse Disposal Co.]
    Slow Death
  23. 22. [Slow Death #3]
    Slow Death
  24. 23. [A World Peace Treaty Was Signed On This Spot By All the Nations of the Earth]
    Slow Death
  25. 24. ["Greetings citizens of Earth... ...from the "Intergalactic Federation of Suns" ...we come in peace and friendshi...."]
    Slow Death
  26. 25. ["We agree Nix-Un! We will trade the black stuff you call oil for the... ah... undesirable members..."]
  27. 26. [Special Issue!! True War Tales]
  28. 27. Ecotopia 2001
    Slow Death
  29. 28. Mangle, Robot Fighter
    Slow Death
  30. 29. Homesick
    Slow Death
  31. 30. Slow Death 5
    Slow Death
  32. 31. Last Gasp
    Slow Death
  33. 32. Museum Piece
    Slow Death
  34. 33. ["Psst... hey! ...Hey you! Psssst!.. ...Hey can you spare six bits for this comic bro?"]
    Slow Death
  35. 34. White Man's Burden
    Slow Death
  36. 35. Call of the Wild a.k.a. Back to Nature
    Slow Death
  37. 36. Raw Meat
    Slow Death
  38. 37. Rand Holmes / Charles Dallas / George Metzger / Fred Schrier / William Stout
    Slow Death
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